India used to be content with a steady stream of Olympic hockey titles, but a first individual win -- and millions of dollars in funding -- may have prodded the Asian giant from its slumbers.
President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev visited an in-door hockey center with an artificial ice coating in Ust-Kamenogorsk.
Kazakhstan's former Barys captain Kevin Dallman signed a contract with Saint-Petersburg SKA Hockey Club.
The hockey player asked for a four-year contract and the sum was quite large. That is why the decision was made not to extend the contract.
Kazakhstan Junior hockey team defeated the Polish team in the World Championship’s first division match (B group), that was held in Hungarian Szekesfehervar.
Nikolay Antropov from Winnipeg National Hockey League has agreed to be caped for Kazakhstan in the World Championship in Finland and Sweden.
France and Belarus will be the main rivals for Kazakhstan in the World Hockey Championship.
The best Continental Hockey League player Teemu Lassila from Novokuznetsk Metallurgist will be capped for Kazakhstan Barys.
Kazakhstan team needs to win over France and Belorussia to retain a place in the top division in the World Championship.
Kimmo Leinonen arranged a visit to Astana-city to make a presentation of the forthcoming tournament to be held in Finland and Sweden.
Kazakhstan national ice hockey team players were promised at least $10 000 if they win the World Ice Hockey Championship.
Kevin Dallman, leader of Kazakhstan Barys teamб was named the best defender according to Continental Hockey League (CHL) statistics.
Kazakhstan junior hockey team has defeated the Polish team at the World Hockey Championship.
In the next three years hockey club Almaty is going to create a team capable of competing in the Kontinental Hockey League.
Prime-Minister Karim Massimov visited sports rehabilitation center in Michurino village where Kazakh hockey team Barys is now having its pre-season training camp.
Kazakhstan national ice hockey team won gold in the Division I Group B of the World Ice Hockey Championship, Britain got silver and Ukraine got bronze.
Kazakhstan ice hockey team won 4:2 against Poland in World Championship Division I in Kiev.
Kazakhstan national ice hockey team won Enstonia 5:1, Great Britain 2:1 and flattened Lithuania 7:0 in the World Ice Hockey Championship.
- Asia Pacific
- Nursultan Nazarbayev
- East Kazakhstan oblast
- Kontinental Hockey League
- World Ice Hockey Championship
- World Championship
- ice hockey
- Great Britain